Chuck (2007–2012)
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Chuck Versus the Sizzling Shrimp 

Chuck spots a Chinese spy in a restaurant. The agents want to find out why she's here in the US. Chuck goes on his first stake out, which is also a special occasion for his family.


David Solomon


Josh Schwartz (created by), Chris Fedak (created by) | 1 more credit »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Zachary Levi ... Chuck Bartowski
Yvonne Strahovski ... Sarah Walker
Joshua Gomez ... Morgan Grimes
Sarah Lancaster ... Ellie Bartowski
Adam Baldwin ... John Casey
Gwendoline Yeo ... Mei-Ling Cho
James Hong ... Ben Lo Pan
Mark Christopher Lawrence ... Big Mike
Vik Sahay ... Lester Patel
Scott Krinsky ... Jeff Barnes
Ewan Chung ... Lee Cho
Roman Arabia ... Juan (as Victor Wolf)
Noel True ... Meg
Carolyn Barnes Carolyn Barnes ... Customer
Ilyse Mimoun ... Cashier


Chuck accidentally spots a Chinese top spy, working in a Chinatown restaurant. The professionals refuse to pursue the case when it turns out she's not on an official mission but trying her triad-kidnapped brother, Chuck however feels responsible. Ellie's makes a drama out of Chuck missing her elaborate mother's day dinner for the first time since they were orphaned. Written by KGF Vissers

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Action | Comedy | Drama


TV-PG | See all certifications »




Release Date:

22 October 2007 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


Actor James Hong plays villain Ben Lo Pan. In Big Trouble in Little China, Hong plays the role of villain David Lo Pan. See more »


Despite Chuck being alone in the van watching the security feed you can see the shadows of crew moving around behind him to the left. See more »


Chuck Bartowski: So listen, I've been thinking a lot about last night. And you know, you guys was talking about how this spy could be, you know, valuable, to us. So I was thinking what if we could convince her to, I dont know, like give up... some secret stuff...
Sarah Walker: You mean defect?
Chuck Bartowski: Defect, yes! People do that kind of thing all the time, right? The Hunt for Red October... uh... White Nights.
Chuck Bartowski: [after Casey stares blankly at him] White Nights? Gregory Hines, Baryshnikov, dancing their way to freedom?
John Casey: [sarcastically] ...
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References Spartacus (1960) See more »


Private Eyes
Written by Daryl Hall, Sara Allen (uncredited), Janna Allen (uncredited) and Warren Pash' (uncredited) (incorrectly co-attributed to John Oates)
Performed by Hall & Oates
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